File Extension Library

.PXICON File Extension

  • Developer by: Panic
  • Category: Raster Image Files
  • Format: Binary

What are .PXICON files and how to open them?

Can't open .PXICON file? Are you wondering what it contains? On our site we will explain to you what this file is, what it is used for and what software opens the .PXICON file.

What is a .PXICON file extension?

.PXICON file extension is created by Panic. .PXICON has been classified as Raster Image Files. The format of .PXICON file is Binary.

.PXICON is CandyBar Icon

Icon image used by CandyBar, a program used for customizing icons in the Mac OS X environment; saves multiple images in a single file, each with different resolutions representing the standard icon sizes (i.e., 512x512, 256x256, 128x128, etc.).

Many different PXICON files are included with the CandyBar installation in the ~/Library/Application Support/CandyBar/Icons/ directory.

NOTE: "PX" stands for Pixadex, the software from The Iconfactory that was merged into the CandyBar application. Pixadex icons use the .PIXADEX extension.

List of all softwares that can open the CandyBar Icon
Panic CandyBar

How to fix problems with .PXICON files

  1. You need to update the application that you normally use to open .PXICON files. Only the latest version of the software supports the current .PXICON file format
  2. You need to check the .PXICON file for viruses. To do this, you need to scan it with a popular antivirus (Norton, Nod32, Kaspersky, Dr.Web, etc.)